HELLP SYNDROME

Haemolysis (H), elevated liver enzyme (EL) & low platelet count (LP) (<100000/mm3). A rare complication of…

PRE-ECLAMPSIA

PIH (Pregnancy Induced Hypertension)- Is defined as hypertension that develops as a direct result of the…

HYPERTENSIVE DISORDER DURING PREGNANCY

National high blood pressure education program working group(2000) describes 5 major categories- Gestational hypertension:- (BP>140/90 mmHg…

ECLAMPSIA

It is a derived from Greek word meaning like ‘Flash of Light’ – may occur quite…

Female Reproductive Cycle [Menstrual Cycle]

A duration of 28 days in the female reproductive cycle is divided into 4 phases –…

NATIONAL FAMILY WELFARE PROGRAMME

India launched a nationwide planning program in 1952, making it the first country in the world…

Minor disorders / Ailments in Pregnancy

As the physiological changes occurring in the body, the female experiences certain discomforts during pregnancy. The…

Diagnosis /Signs of Pregnancy –

1 POSSIBLE SIGN : Early breast changes (Montgomery tubercles, 2° areola) Amenorrhoea (absence of menses) Morning…

True Pelvis

It is the bony canal through which the fetus must pass during birth. It has a…

Fetal Skull

It contains a delicate brain that is large in relation to the fetal body & in…